Gin in the bay festival at Bay Harbour MarketCape Town’s beloved Bay Harbour Market turned eight this past July and to celebrate they’re bringing together a collection of phenomenal local gin brands for a fabulous craft gin festival called Gin in the Bay on Saturday, 7 and Sunday, 8 September. Treat your palate to a delicious range of botanical ingredients such as juniper...
Illumi.Nation powered by Strawberry Lips brings you ‘The Power of Authenticity’ conference.Participate, share and reflect at one of the most anticipated events this Women’s Month – the inaugural Illumi.Nation conference. Conceptualised for women by women, Illumi.Nation is designed to inspire, connect and motivate young South African women by providing a safe space for honest and inclusive dialogue, thereby creating a balanced society in which both men...
Travelstart takes a look at some of the cool, new and unusual things to do in Cape Town this winter.View Full PostlistThe much-loved and praised city of Cape Town is such a popular destination, thanks to the array of interesting activities and places which pop up year-round throughout the Mother City. No matter the season, there is always a buzz in this one-of-a-kind South African destination. Looking to discover winter fun in Cape Town? Travelstart takes...
Are You one to venture out in search of a soul-enriching wilderness safari holiday?More and more, those who travel are becoming more interested in seeing and appreciating the beauty and diversity of different places rather than just its popular sights. The world that we are privileged to live in is unique with an immense amount of beauty, best experienced when you’re able to get up close and touch...
South Africa is home to an incredible amount of world-class wine estatesConsidered one of the top wine-producing countries in the world, South Africa is home to an incredible amount of world-class wine estates. From Franschhoek and Stellenbosch to Constantia and the Swartland, wine lovers can spend days on end visiting different farms. But what if you’re looking for something a little more unique? Something that involves...
At the southern tip of the African continent lies the unpolished jewel of South Africa.Where history and dramatic landscapes meet iconic wildlife, dazzling cultures, and legendary adventures. At the southern tip of the African continent lies the unpolished jewel of South Africa. Populated by over 55 million people, South Africa welcomes visitors to its game parks, beaches, rugged landscapes and vibrant traditions year-round. Popular attractions include Robben Island in...
The iconic city of Sydney is a magical journey into a world of splendour and delight intricately draped with spectacular harbours, sublime beaches and a...
Main Square Festival is a multi-genre music festival that takes place in Arras, FranceArras, France 5-7 July 2019 #Multi-Genre #Rock One of France’s finest festivals Friday and Saturday day tickets have now sold out, however Sunday day tickets, camping tickets, hotel options and packages are still available in limited numbers. Main Square Festival is a multi-genre music festival that takes place in Arras, France. For over a decade,...Check It Out€54.00
Les Ardentes. Superstars and the cutting edgeParc Astrid, Liège, Belgium 4-7 July 2019#Hip Hop #Multi-Genre #Urban Superstars and the cutting edge Les Ardentes is a multi-genre music festival in Liège, Belgium. Featuring a top tier lineup anchored in contemporary hip hop, the festival has grown into one of Europe’s best. On four stages across four days, Les Ardentes weaves established superstars...Check It OutFrom €60.00
Low Fare Alert! Dive Into Maldives with great Savings by Travelstart.Dive Into Maldives with great Savings Equator Village, Maldives5 nights, flights, breakfast & morefrom R13,990 per person sharingView More
Looking for cosy dinner spots in Jozi? We’ve got the ultimate list right here!Cosy dinner spots in Jozi can seem a little difficult to find, but don’t worry: we’ve hunted high and low and have put together a pretty comprehensive list of delicious dinner spots ready and waiting for your patronage. The far-flung corners of Johannesburg make it quite difficult to always have your finger on the pulse...
Exit Music Festival, an Incredible music in a fortress setting.Novi Sad, Serbia 4-8 July 2019 #EDM #Electronic #Hip Hop #Rock Incredible music in a fortress setting EXIT is a Serbian rock, indie and electronic music festival held each summer in Novi Sad’s magical 18th century Petrovaradin Fortress. 2019’s lineup will feature a headline set from the one and only The Cure, who will be...Check It OutFrom €36.65
Balaton Sound 2019, The purest form of fun in the sunZamárdi, Hungary 3-7 July 2019 #EDM #Electronic #Hip Hop #House #Pop @Techno The purest form of fun in the sun Balaton Sound takes place at the idillic Lake Balaton, in Hungary. The sibling festival to Sziget is now in its second decade, and has put Hungary on the map in regards to being a key...Check It OutFrom €45.00
Hideout Festival 2019. A sun-drenched week of dance music on Zrće BeachZrće Beach, Novalja, Croatia 1-5 July 2019 #Electronic, #House, #Techno A sun-drenched week of dance music on Zrće Beach Hideout is a Croatian electronic music festival held inside the iconic clubs on Novalja’s Zrće Beach, including Papaya, Kalypso, Aquarius and Noa. Held for five days and nights in July, Hideout not only takes over the...Check It OutFrom €182.15
Festival Beauregard is a French music festival held inside the Château de Beauregard.Château de Beauregard, Normandy France4-7 July 2019 #Pop #Rock A varied lineup inside one of Europe’s most unique settings Four day, three day, and most two day passes have now completely sold out, however there are still Thursday, Saturday and Sunday day tickets, plus Sat/Sun passes available in low supply. Book now to avoid disappointment....Check It OutFrom €49.00
Fresh Island is Europe's biggest and most popular urban beach festival, taking place on Croatia's Zrće Beach each summer.Zrće Beach, Novalja, Croatia 15-17 July 2019 #Afrobeat #Grime #Hip Hop #Urban Croatia’s urban beach festival Fresh Island is Europe’s biggest and most popular urban beach festival, taking place on Croatia’s Zrće Beach each summer. Held inside some of the beach’s best clubs, including Papaya, Aquarius and Kalypso, the festival showcases its cutting-edge urban lineup...Check It OutFrom €145.00
A true giant of the European electronic music scene, Kappa FuturFestival has become something of an annual pilgrimage for techno fansParco Dora (area Valdocco), Turin, Italy 6-7 July 2019 #Electronic #House #Techno A European electronic giant A true giant of the European electronic music scene, Kappa FuturFestival has become something of an annual pilgrimage for techno fans, heading to the city of Turin for a weekend in the company of the industry’s finest. Amidst the...Check It OutFrom €55.00
Spending a holiday in the bush is a favourite pastime for every South African, but safari accommodation doesn’t need to break the bank.With so many wild spaces to enjoy in our country, why not widen your search beyond luxury lodges and all-inclusive packages with Travelstart’s selection of safari accommodation options… Spending a holiday in the bush is a favourite pastime for every South African, but safari accommodation doesn’t need to break the bank.